Accepted Manuscript File Formats: Please submit your paper in MS Word (.doc or .docx) file format according to the detailed Manuscript Preparation Guides given below. The number of pages is at the discretion of authors; on average papers are 10-20 pages long. When preparing your paper for publication, we strongly advise that you pay particular attention to your research methods, key results and language. To ensure rapid review and publication, please adhere to these guidelines.
The first page of manuscript should include the following information:
- Title of Manuscript
- Names of all authors
- Name and affiliation of corresponding author
Abstracts: Abstracts should not exceed 250 words, and should not contain full reference.
Keywords: A minimum of 5 keywords must be included on a separate line below the main abstract and labeled ‘Keywords”. To optimize searching. Avoids key words already used in the title. Avoid general and plural terms and multiple concepts (avoid, for example, ‘and’, ‘of’). Be sparing with abbreviations: only abbreviations firmly established in the field may be eligible. These keywords will be used for indexing purposes.
Text: Follow this order when typing manuscripts: Title, Authors, Affilation, Abstract, Keywords, Text, Acknowledgment, Appendix, References, (Vitae if required –see below) Figure Captions and the Tables. Do not import the Figures or Tables into your main text file in MS Word format. Provide a separate PDF file of your manuscript text with correct placement of figures and tables. The corresponding author should be identified with an asterisk and footnote. All other footnotes numerals. (except for table footnotes) should be identified with superscript Arabic numbers.
References: References must be listed in the numerical system. The reference numbers must be finalized and the bibliography must be fully formatted before submission.